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Focal for Bentley Radiance headphones – premium sound and design

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The Focal for Bentley Radiance headphones are remarkable to hear and equally remarkable to look at. Audiophiles can hear their music like never before and look good doing it.

Audiophiles are not afraid to spend their money for good sound and that’s exactly what the Focal for Bentley Radiance headphones provide – they not only sound good but look good as well.

Engineered and developed in France, the Focal for Bentley Radiance headphones are a delightful combination of superb audio quality and a stunning look which also incorporates distinctive Bentley design elements.

These wired headphones have a closed back design and have a full-range speaker driver and a 40mm aluminium/magnesium M-shape dome onboard.

The Radiance headphones were created under licence of Bentley Motors and feature their distinctive logo on each of the headphones arms.

The design is further enhanced with premium materials including full grain leather on the ear cups and aluminium housing.

The headphones incorporate iconic elements of the Bentley brand including the luxury car manufacturers diamond effect on the headband along with the grille on the outside of the ear cups.

This same grill can also be found on the cable connectors of the headphones.

The radiance ear cups are finished in the same soft breathable leather used by Pittards gloves.

Pittards has been crafting leather in Somerset since 1826.

The leather is ultra soft and yet durable and used by numerous industries including fashion, yachting and even in the military. Spitfire pilots wore Pittards gloves during World War II.

On the audio side the headphones have 35 ohms impedance and a frequency response range between 5Hz and 23Khz

These headphones are on the large side and weigh 435g yet they are quite comfortable to wear even for extended periods.

in terms of sound quality the focal for Bentley radiance offer superior sound that’s nicely balanced with a tremendous bass response.

And because they are wired headphones you get to enjoy superior quality without the hassle of pairing them wirelessly to your device and suffering a degradation of quality.

Some may see the lack of wireless connectivity as a negative but the real customer for these headphones will not see the cable connection as a burden but rather as an assurance they will be hearing superior audio quality.

No matter what type of music you’re listening to you will hear remarkable detail in the recordings that you may not have heard before when listening through other cheaper headphones.

The Focal for Bentley Radiance headphones can be enjoyed anywhere and come with a hard carry case so they can stay safe on the move.

These headphones aren’t cheap at $1,999 but in this category of headphones which offer this kind of audio quality, they actually offer decent value.

VERDICT

The Focal for Bentley Radiance headphones are remarkable to hear and equally remarkable to look at. Audiophiles can hear their music like never before and look good doing it.